Valeriy Patskan was born in April 21, 1975 in the village Zolotareve of Khust Region in Zakarpattia Oblast (Ukraine).
1999 – graduated from Uzhgorod State University, specializing in Jurisprudence, Master of Lawyer qualification.
2005 – graduated from the Interregional Academy of Personnel Management, specializing in Banking, Master of Banking qualification.
In 2015 he was awarded the PHD degree in Law after defending the thesis on the theme: "The role of parliamentarism in the system of constitutional and legal safeguard mechanism for human rights and freedoms".
Since 2020 - Doctor of Science of Law. Defended a thesis on the theme: "Accounting Chamber as the supreme audit institution of Ukraine: current state and development prospects".
1995 – 1996 – service in armed forces.
1999 – 2000 – Senior Specialist of Legal Department in Zakarpattia Regional Territorial Office of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine.
2000 – 2001 – Legal Counsel of the Closed Joint-Stock Company “Perechynsky Forestry Plant”.
2001 – 2002 – Senior Lecturer, Acting Associate Professor, Deputy Head of the Law Department at Augustine Voloshin Zakarpattia Institute of Interregional Academy of Personnel Management.
2002 – 2004 – Deputy Director, Acting Director of Uzhhorod Branch of the Closed Joint-Stock Company “Commercial Bank “PrivatBank”.
2004 – 2008 – Director of the Branch of Zakarpattia Directorate of the Joint Stock Company “Index-Bank”.
2008 – 2012 – Director, CEO of the “CARAT MOTOR” Limited Liability Company.
2012 – 2014 – Member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Parliament of Ukraine) of the 7th convocation, Chairperson of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on human rights, national minorities and interethnic relations.
2014 – 2018 – Member of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Parliament of Ukraine) of the 8th convocation, First Deputy Chairperson of the Committee, Chairperson of the Subcommittee on relations with Ukrainians living abroad of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on human rights, national minorities and interethnic relations.
2017 – Honored Lawyer of Ukraine.
On March 15, 2018, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine appointed Valeriy Patskan as the Chairman of the Accounting Chamber of Ukraine (Decree of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine dated 15 March 2018 No. 2346-VІІІ).